The Marianna post office late this week received its supply of special color-changing “Total Eclipse of the Sun” stamps. The employees there and at other post offices in the Gulf Atlantic District are in a competition to see which can sell the most between the dates of August 18-31. The winn…

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The Marianna post office late this week received its supply of special color-changing “Total Eclipse of the Sun” stamps. The employees there and at other post offices in the Gulf Atlantic District are in a competition to see which can sell the most between the dates of August 18-31. The winn… Read more

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UPDATE: On Wednesday afternoon Jackson County Commissioner Eric Hill said in an interview with the Floridan that he plans to ask his board next Tuesday to rescind this week's decision to move the county's fire rescue equipment from Sneads to the Cypress area). Read more

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Florida Public Utilities has purchased the locally-based Chipola Propane Gas company, a move that marks FPU’s first foray into propane service for this region of the state. Its next-closest propane service area is in Fernandina Beach, roughly 250 miles away. Read more

Sneads residents Debbie and Michael Mann were on their way back from Lake City last Friday afternoon and about two hours from home when they got a devastating phone call—their beloved A-frame house was on fire. Read more

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The man found dead Sunday near the Wynn Street railroad crossing has been identified as Robert Owen Brown, 37. His death is being investigated, and authorities with the Marianna Police Department say his body had no apparent exterior trauma. CSX Railroad personnel discovered the body about 1… Read more